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Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
14 Apr 2013 1:53AM
Well it is a pretty coloured pheasant. I would probably have done the same. Great capture.......Sandy

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tonyguitar 4 55 32 Canada
14 Apr 2013 2:57AM
Lucky you. Sucking sounds removing a shoe from mud is a small price to pay. Five years ago I may have been able to get this photo. Too late now. They are now wise and stealthy. We can hear the odd one but never see any in the open. The advance of suburbia has a big price. TG
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
14 Apr 2013 4:06AM
Well worth your effort! Lovely colours and details. He's a handsome looking male. Don't know if it's true but read some time back those with the white band around their throats are the descendants of those brought by the Romans, as it was they who first introduced them to the UK.

Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
14 Apr 2013 5:03AM
This is a lovely photo of this beautiful bird Lin !! I trust your shoes are OK by now Smile
johnke 3 223 15
14 Apr 2013 5:45AM
A small price to pay Lin, great exposure and beautiful colors...John
CarolG Plus
9 196 19 Greece
14 Apr 2013 6:11AM
A fine capture of this beautiful male, Lin. Carol
Ray42 8 3 England
14 Apr 2013 8:31AM
A great capture of this magnificent **** pheasant strutting his stuff
14 Apr 2013 8:38AM
Once again fine work and worth the effort

ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
14 Apr 2013 8:47AM
A great capture Lin, hope you wern't wearing Jimmy choo'sGrin:
BydoR9 5 6 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2013 9:00AM
Great shot and well done getting it! I tried to get one that turned up most mornings in our garden where we were staying on holiday. Every time I went to get my camera it buggered off! Grin
7 10 10 England
14 Apr 2013 9:09AM
Having difficulty in Strutting his stuff Lin but at least he stayed still for the shot.Grin
14 Apr 2013 9:11AM
Fine capture Lin, nice colour and detail captured,
14 Apr 2013 9:46AM
What a fine bird he is....
14 Apr 2013 9:49AM
Excellent capture
14 Apr 2013 10:02AM
fine colours and capture

Gypsyman 6 662 England
14 Apr 2013 10:52AM
Well seen and Captured Linda. Eric,
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2013 11:44AM
Not easy to capture this bird - I tried at Centre Parks where I had plenty opportunity
but not not a good image at all!
However your mud filled adventure paid off with a pretty descent image!
The muddy field helps as a b/g being not as green as a grassy field.
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2013 12:41PM
Superb shot Lin, fabulous colours. Beautifully captured

netta1234 Plus
4 371 2 Wales
14 Apr 2013 12:51PM
Shoes are verry easy to clean,Worth the effort and with a great image as a result of muddy feetSmileSmileSmile
gary_d 8 576 13 Wales
14 Apr 2013 12:53PM
I think its a great shot, I like the pose and natural colour. - gary
14 Apr 2013 1:09PM
Great image Lin and well worth all the effort
Mrsbass 3 2 1 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2013 4:08PM
Great shot Lin, threes nothing like the feeling of capturing a bird such as this in the wild, worth the effort - superb.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2013 4:41PM
Well done Lin, very well captured SmileSmile
HELANA 6 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2013 9:15PM
Great colours Lin, you did very well is a lovely shot.
15 Apr 2013 9:08PM
A lovely colorful shot Lin, i love the detail in the feathers.

1881 4 India
17 Apr 2013 7:21PM
Lovely shot.

Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
19 Apr 2013 10:21AM
He's sitting well in the frame there Lin
beautifully captured
evelen 11 5 England
19 Apr 2013 6:32PM
great capture .
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
26 Apr 2013 10:06AM
Superb colourful image Lin. Well worth a mucky foot/shoe.GrinGrin
Shellio 5 2 United Kingdom
11 May 2013 6:25PM
Hey Lin you're not the first one to get your shoes dirty, the times I wish I hadn't worn my white trainers! lol. A great picture by the way and well worth the effort.
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
13 May 2013 10:29PM
A very pleasant pheasant Lin, he's such a proud and handsome bird. It was well worth getting muddy shoes for this, providing they were not too expensive!Wink

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